Omni Hotels Amelia Island , FL 32034
Amelia Island Plantation Resort
At Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort guests can explore 3.5 miles of pristine beach and scenic marshlands whileenjoying luxurious oceanfront accommodations, world-class resort pools, championship golf, full-service spa, endless dining options and family-friendly activities.
Omni Amelia Island Plantation associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort may be your perfect match.
To assist in implementing all strategies and activities to generate and maximize overall revenue, through marketing, sales, promotion, advertising, and public relations that will impact positively on all operating departments of the hotel, thereby resulting in a profitable return on the ownership's investment. To assist the Director of Sales in support of the Sales operation and work closely with the Catering Sales, Conference Services Department, and Reservation Sales Department to maximize revenues; maintain positive interdepartmental communications; contribute to the overall direction and operation of the hotel and to effectively control and minimize all marketing expenses while exceeding overall budgeted revenues and occupancy. Also responsible for achieving monthly room night goals.
Adhere to all of the various written mandatory standards of operations, policies and procedures, manuals, memos, oral instructions, etc., all of which go to make up the essential functions of the job.
Meet or exceed weekly, quarterly and annual sales goals, targets and initiatives.
Develop, actively solicit, and map group business accounts per defined territory.
Maintain a complete database of accounts in defined territories.
Identify and qualify potential prospects through participating in telemarketing, tradeshows, sales blitzes and other sales initiatives.
Maximize outcome of all sales initiatives by following up on leads, following up with clients in-house to identify additional business opportunities and aggressively managing accounts.
Follow all Group Sales Standards of Operation and policies and procedures (generating and completing all necessary forms, correspondence, etc.).
Properly convey rate and package information within approved limits to maximize and protect our overall resort revenue yields.
Perform in a manner that demonstrates the philosophies of The Power of One and Omni Hotels in a professional manner to clients and potential clients at every opportunity.
Maintain customer relations, GSO relations, trade relations, industry relations and staff relations.
Promote all Omni Properties and offer information to clients to cross sell the brand, as well and promote other memberships and relationships available for members at participating resorts.
Work closely with all departments such as Convention Services and Reservation Sales departments to ensure that all details are communicated for to ensure a successful meeting experience.
Perform other tasks as needed or directed to ensure effective Resort operation.
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in business, communications, or hotel management preferred
Two years or more related experience in sales work at a conference hotel.
Must have experience in "cold call" solicitation, contract closing, site inspections/visits with clients, setting up fam trips and contract negotiations.
Participate in development training through OBCR and ongoing with Omni Hotels & Resorts.
Remain current with all pertinent computer software programs and equipment
Have working knowledge of all departments, the Resort and its amenities.
Participate in all sales meetings and line-ups.
Submit SMART Plans & Development Goals, and Market Place Action Plans yearly.